|Born:January 10, 1855|
New York City
|Died: January 16, 1913 58) (aged|
St. Louis, Missouri
|September 30, 1879, for the Chicago White Stockings|
|Last MLB appearance|
|October 14, 1888, for the St. Louis Browns|
Thomas J. Dolan (January 10,1855 – January 16,1913) was a player in Major League Baseball. Dolan was primarily a catcher,but also played outfield,third base,and pitched four innings.
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